Why should I pick a Walt Disney World Resort?

Grand Floridan

When planning your Walt Disney World vacation, one of the big choices you have to make (aside from which cupcakes to try, of course!) is which hotel you will stay at. There are plenty of options, both on Walt Disney World Property as well as many off property (but still near the magic!).So you may be wondering, Why should I pick a WDW Resort? This is a very good question, and I personally will always choose to stay on WDW property – I like it because it keeps me closer to the Magic, and I … [Read more...]



Disney For Adults – FAQ

MK

Whenever I tell someone I am headed to Walt Disney World on my next vacation, I always get the same response – something along the lines of a weird look and a comment like “Again?” or “I thought Disney was just for kids”. I just smile and explain to them that we love it there and leave it at that. I do get a lot of questions about Disney for Adults, so I thought it might be helpful to go over some of the most common ones:“I thought WDW was just for kids?” – This could not be more wrong! WDW … [Read more...]



California Grill Takes Disney Restaurant Scene to New Heights, Reopening Sept. 9

cali grill

Earlier we released some beautiful photos and videos from the all new California Grill in case you missed them.With sweeping views of Walt Disney World Resort from the 15th floor of Disney’s Contemporary Resort, California Grill opens its doors on September 9 following a major makeover that redefines Disney’s culinary scene.The spacious dining room is transformed with a modern style that captures the spirit of California throughout the design scheme.Cuisine, too, has been reimagined … [Read more...]



DIY Disney Drinks – The Animal Kingdom Lodge Edition

zebratini

    In case you missed my Disney Drink post last week about the Blue Glowtini you can check it out here...There are tons of great ways to get ready for your Walt Disney World vacation, but one of my personal favorites is to recreate some of my favorite Disney Drinks at home! I love heading over to Disney’s beautiful Animal Kingdom Lodge for dinner at Boma or Jiko, or even just to say hi to the animals! Jiko’s cocktail menu is a personal favorite of mine – and I wanted to share with you how … [Read more...]



First Look inside the all new California Grill in Disney’s Contemporary Resort

Dragon Roll

With sweeping views of Magic Kingdom fireworks from atop Disney's Contemporary Resort, the re-imagined California Grill also features a new design inspired by mid-century modern California, and a new menu showcasing seasonal ingredients and a lighter touch.Known for its stellar wine list, the restaurant now boasts about 250 wine selections, 80 by the glass, an expanded sake list, eight kinds of craft beers and ciders and signature cocktails created by staff mixologists.California Grill … [Read more...]